Hospital

2020 ED Checklist

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Assessment

Will the ED Receive Feedback on the Assessment?   What Is the Assessment Measuring?   How Is the Assessment Being Administered?   What Resources Are Available to Improve …

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Coalition Building Toolkit

Within the EMSC community, a coalition is a network of support that may extend beyond an EMSC Advisory Board or Committee to encompass both formal and informal relationships of engagement and collaboration. Coalitions can serve as the baseline foundation for improved pediatric emergency medical services, regardless of individual project aims. In this toolkit, you can find resources for healthcare providers and for families and caregivers regarding coalition building.

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Emergency Department Pediatric Performance Measures Toolkit

This toolkit features the work of Evaline Alessandrini, MD, and her EMSC Targeted Issues project "Defining Quality Performance Measures for Pediatric Emergency Care." Her project seeks to improve pediatric emergency care through the consensus identification of pediatric emergency care performance measures and associated elements of documentation.

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Get Ready for the Next Assessment!

Need to find your previous results? ED personnel who wish to obtain a copy of their facility's assessment results should contact their local State Partnership …

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National Pediatric Readiness Project

The National Pediatric Readiness Project is a multi-phase quality improvement initiative to ensure that all U.S. emergency departments have the essential guidelines and resources in …

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Pediatric Equipment Toolkit

It is imperative that prehospital emergency care providers, emergency department (ED) personnel, and office-based pediatricians/physicians have the appropriate equipment and supplies to provide care for the critically ill and injured children they may encounter in their practice. The following toolbox identifies the most recent guidelines, resources, position papers, and journal articles on pediatric equipment guidelines.

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Readiness Toolkit

The toolkit focuses on the main areas of ED readiness to care for children (the Pediatric Readiness Project's key assessment areas) and can be used by a variety of individuals, including emergency physicians and nurses, ED directors, quality or performance improvement directors, clinical nurse educators, hospital administrators, and state EMS directors.

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Telehealth Collaborative

This is the homepage for the EMS for Children Telehealth Collaborative hosted by the EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center.

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Prehospital

Blazing Trails in Prehospital Care

Blazing Trails in Prehospital Care through Targeted Issues Grants: The Center for Rural Emergency Services and Trauma (CREST) Network for EMS Providers and Pediatric Evidence-Based …

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Coalition Building Toolkit

Within the EMSC community, a coalition is a network of support that may extend beyond an EMSC Advisory Board or Committee to encompass both formal and informal relationships of engagement and collaboration. Coalitions can serve as the baseline foundation for improved pediatric emergency medical services, regardless of individual project aims. In this toolkit, you can find resources for healthcare providers and for families and caregivers regarding coalition building.

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EMS Week

National EMS Week is generally celebrated during the third week of May, and Wednesday of that week is set aside for National EMS for Children …

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Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator Community of Practice (PECC CoP)

Prehospital Emergency Care Coordinator Learning Collaborative (PECCLC) has a purpose to form a cohort of EMSC Partnership Grant recipients to participate in a Learning Collaborative that will demonstrate effective, replicable strategies to increase the number of local EMS agencies with a PECC. Here you can find PECCLC's introductory packet and be connected to PECCLC resources and presentations.

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Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator Learning Collaborative (PECCLC)

Purpose: to form a cohort of EMSC State Partnership Grant recipients to participate in a learning collaborative to demonstrate effective, replicable strategies which will increase …

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Pediatric Equipment Toolkit

It is imperative that prehospital emergency care providers, emergency department (ED) personnel, and office-based pediatricians/physicians have the appropriate equipment and supplies to provide care for the critically ill and injured children they may encounter in their practice. The following toolbox identifies the most recent guidelines, resources, position papers, and journal articles on pediatric equipment guidelines.

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Telehealth Collaborative

This is the homepage for the EMS for Children Telehealth Collaborative hosted by the EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center.

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What is a PECC?

Definition & Purpose   Who can fill this role?   Responsibilities   Sample Job Descriptions   PECC Fast Facts   A Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator (PECC) is:An individual(s) who is …

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Quality Improvement

Emergency Department Pediatric Performance Measures Toolkit

This toolkit features the work of Evaline Alessandrini, MD, and her EMSC Targeted Issues project "Defining Quality Performance Measures for Pediatric Emergency Care." Her project seeks to improve pediatric emergency care through the consensus identification of pediatric emergency care performance measures and associated elements of documentation.

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Facility Recognition Collaborative (FRC)

Background The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center spearheaded a QI collaborative to assist state programs in accelerating their progress in improving the pediatric readiness of …

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Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator Community of Practice (PECC CoP)

Prehospital Emergency Care Coordinator Learning Collaborative (PECCLC) has a purpose to form a cohort of EMSC Partnership Grant recipients to participate in a Learning Collaborative that will demonstrate effective, replicable strategies to increase the number of local EMS agencies with a PECC. Here you can find PECCLC's introductory packet and be connected to PECCLC resources and presentations.

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Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator Learning Collaborative (PECCLC)

Purpose: to form a cohort of EMSC State Partnership Grant recipients to participate in a learning collaborative to demonstrate effective, replicable strategies which will increase …

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Pediatric Medical Recognition Community of Practice (PMRP CoP)

The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center is spearheading a QI collaborative to assist state programs in accelerating their progress in improving the pediatric readiness of EDs and to develop a program to recognize EDs in their state that are ready to care for children with medical emergencies.

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PMRP CoP Webinar Archive

Community Call (July 29, 2020) This Community of Practice call included presentations from three states: Indiana, Illinois and California.Download the slides here. Community Call (Jan …

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Quality Improvement Science

We use improvement science as the basis for our collaborative efforts to improve outcomes for children in emergency situations. Here you will find many tools and resources to help with your understanding of quality improvement.

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Telehealth Collaborative

This is the homepage for the EMS for Children Telehealth Collaborative hosted by the EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center.

Advocates & Policymakers Clinicians & Prehospital EMSC Stakeholders Hospital Prehospital Quality Improvement State Partnerships Trauma

What is a PECC?

Definition & Purpose   Who can fill this role?   Responsibilities   Sample Job Descriptions   PECC Fast Facts   A Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator (PECC) is:An individual(s) who is …

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Research

Emergency Department Pediatric Performance Measures Toolkit

This toolkit features the work of Evaline Alessandrini, MD, and her EMSC Targeted Issues project "Defining Quality Performance Measures for Pediatric Emergency Care." Her project seeks to improve pediatric emergency care through the consensus identification of pediatric emergency care performance measures and associated elements of documentation.

Clinicians & Prehospital EMSC Stakeholders Hospital Quality Improvement Research

EMSC Funded Programs

EMSC funds and supports improvements in pediatric emergency care in every state and territory through competitive demonstration grants or cooperative agreements to state governments and …

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EMSC Grants Database

Welcome to our searchable database of all EMSC grants. Below you will find all current and historical grants organized by state. By clicking on a …

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State Partnership Regionalization of Care (SPROC)

State Partnership Regionalization of Care (SPROC) is the newest grant category funded through the federal EMSC Program. For the next several years, the EMSC IIC …

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Targeted Issues

The mission of the Targeted Issues Program is to support strategies to improve the quality of pediatric care delivered in emergency care settings through the …

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Trauma

2020 ED Checklist

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Clinicians & Prehospital Disaster EMSC Stakeholders Hospital State Partnerships Trauma

Assessment

Will the ED Receive Feedback on the Assessment?   What Is the Assessment Measuring?   How Is the Assessment Being Administered?   What Resources Are Available to Improve …

Clinicians & Prehospital Disaster EMSC Stakeholders Hospital State Partnerships Trauma

Get Ready for the Next Assessment!

Need to find your previous results? ED personnel who wish to obtain a copy of their facility's assessment results should contact their local State Partnership …

Clinicians & Prehospital Disaster EMSC Stakeholders Hospital State Partnerships Trauma

National Pediatric Readiness Project

The National Pediatric Readiness Project is a multi-phase quality improvement initiative to ensure that all U.S. emergency departments have the essential guidelines and resources in …

Advocates & Policymakers Clinicians & Prehospital Disaster EMSC Stakeholders Hospital Patients & Families Researchers State Partnerships Trauma

Pediatric Equipment Toolkit

It is imperative that prehospital emergency care providers, emergency department (ED) personnel, and office-based pediatricians/physicians have the appropriate equipment and supplies to provide care for the critically ill and injured children they may encounter in their practice. The following toolbox identifies the most recent guidelines, resources, position papers, and journal articles on pediatric equipment guidelines.

Clinicians & Prehospital EMSC Stakeholders Hospital Patients & Families Prehospital Trauma

Readiness Toolkit

The toolkit focuses on the main areas of ED readiness to care for children (the Pediatric Readiness Project's key assessment areas) and can be used by a variety of individuals, including emergency physicians and nurses, ED directors, quality or performance improvement directors, clinical nurse educators, hospital administrators, and state EMS directors.

Clinicians & Prehospital Disaster EMSC Stakeholders Hospital State Partnerships Trauma

Telehealth Collaborative

This is the homepage for the EMS for Children Telehealth Collaborative hosted by the EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center.

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Other Categories

All Grantee Meeting 2019 Archive

Tuesday, August 208:00 AM - 12:00 PM NEDARC Mini-Workshop1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Dissemination Workshop1:00 PM - 4:00 PM FAN Preconference Storytelling Workshop1:00 PM - …

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Resources & Tools Coronavirus (COVID-19) View CDC Resources Welcome to our COVID-19 response page. We have compiled the most relevant resources for hospital-based, prehospital, and …

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Disaster Preparedness

The EIIC Disaster Domain seeks to support EMSC grantees and stakeholders to better prepare for disasters in a way that takes the specific needs of children into consideration. It offers a variety of resources and tools to facilitate disaster preparedness activities by healthcare providers, public health departments, schools, and family and caregivers.

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Education & Resources

We are committed to providing EMSC grantees with training and consultation specific to managing their grant, achieving the EMSC performance measures, and identifying resources and partners to help implement grant activities, learn more by visiting this page.

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EMSC in State Regulation and Policy

This section provides documents showing how states/territories have influenced change by including EMSC priorities in regulation or policy. Listed below are EMSC Program Priorities (as …

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EMSC State Partnership Grantee Staffing Assignment

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EMSC Town Hall Meeting Archive

EMSC Town Halls Occur Quarterly: Block your calendar now! Please save the 3-4:30pm ET hour every three months on the second Wednesday of the month.To …

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Facility Categorization Toolkit

Facility categorization is associated with developing a system of care or the notion of identifying available health resources within a given area and coordinating healthcare services to meet the needs of specific patient populations. This toolkit offers resources for healthcare providers and for families and caregivers in regards to facility categorization.

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For Program Managers

EMSC Program Resources This section includes PECC-related news releases, recruitment materials, toolkits, and webpages developed by state EMSC State Partnership (SP) grant programs. Expand News …

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Performance Measures

BackgroundPerformance Measures are the primary goals of the SP Program and serve as standards of achievement for the state/territory grantees. In accordance with the Government …

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Program Managers

Overview of the Role The primary role of the SP program manager is to coordinate and manage all aspects of the EMSC SP program to …

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Program Managers Toolkit

This online, interactive tool kit includes information and resources to help new EMSC program managers learn about the Program, including the emergency systems of care (both EMS and hospital) in which it operates.

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Pulse Newsletter

EMSC Pulse Read October's Newsletter Issue #54 | Oct. 15, 2020 About the Pulse The EMSC Pulse Newsletter is a digest of program news and …

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Resources for Hurricane Season

The EIIC Disaster Domain seeks to support EMSC grantees and stakeholders to better prepare for disasters in a way that takes the specific needs of …

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State Partnerships

Program Purpose Expand and improve emergency medical services for children who need treatment for trauma or critical care. Expand EMSC’s Authorizing Statute (Public Health Act, …

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